Isn't it time for cameras to have carbon fiber or advanced plastic DSLR bodies?

Started Sep 19, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Re: Isn't it time for cameras to have carbon fiber or advanced plastic DSLR bodies?
In reply to Gary Dean Mercer Clark, Sep 20, 2012

gary mercer wrote:

Is it time for advanced super light materials other than magnesium and aluminum to be used to build cameras? Couldn't advanced plastics provide lighter and stronger more weatherproof DSLR bodies?

What makes you think they aren't using advanced plastics right now?

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